Depending upon your circumstances and the programs you want to apply for, it may be possible the government has grants available to help start up a new business in Australia. Before applying for government grants for funding a start up in Australia, spend the time to investigate the terms and conditions of eligibility. This is so you do not waste time with grants you are not qualified for or, otherwise, look into government loans as an alternative.
You can also take advantage of the Small Business Startup Assessment Tool below and see the tools and resources you need to succeed at launching your business. It takes just a minute and will also tell you if there may be any funding programs available.